Avionics Chief

MGySgt to MSgt - PMOS


Avionics Chiefs, as Noncommissioned Officers in charge of the avionics department supervise the maintenance and repair of Aircraft Avionics Systems, equipment and components at the IMA/OMA levels. The MALS MGySgt Avionics Chief serves as the OccFld Sponsor for the 63/6400 MOS within the MAG and manage the squadron’s level III EKMS accounts.


  • Must be a U.S. Citizen.
  • Must possess an EL score of 105 or higher.
  • Security requirement: Secret security clearance eligibility.
  • Must have normal color perception.


  • Must satisfy the requirements for one of the PMOSs within the 63 or 64 OccFlds.


  • MGySgt and MSgt:
    • Demonstrates proficiency in appropriate 63XX and 64XX lower level MOSs.
    • Demonstrates a thorough working knowledge of the NAMP and 3M procedures.
    • Ensures facilities are organized to support the maintenance and repair of avionics systems, equipment, or components at the IMA/OMA levels.
    • Requisitions spare/replacement parts and necessary work center supplies and equipment using publications and supply documents.
    • Maintains appropriate records of all maintenance and inspection actions performed, technical training conducted, and organic equipment assigned to the avionics division.
    • Possesses a thorough understanding and working knowledge of sound management principles, work center supervision, proper methods of training personnel, and accepted and approved avionics maintenance procedures.
  • MGySgt:
    • Possesses a thorough understanding and working knowledge of Marine Corps administrative procedures including the format, preparation, and submission of naval messages.
    • Demonstrates a thorough understanding of Marine Corps aviation staff organization and functioning of the Marine Aviation Logistic Squadron, Marine Aircraft Wing, and FMF Headquarters levels.

Related SOC Classification/SOC Code:

  • First-line Supervisors/Managers of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers 49-1011.

Related Military Skill:

  • None